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Dr. Harsh Vardhan, Union Health Minister addresses the 40th Anniversary of AGE CARE India and Elders Day Celebrations

Dr Harsh Vardhan, Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare addressed the 40th anniversary of AGE-CARE India and the Elders Day celebrations atthe India International Centre, heretoday.Prof. R. Guleria, Director, AIIMS and other senior dignitaries from the medical profession were also present on the occasion. He conferred the “Most Eminent Senior Citizen” ... Read More »

PM reviews COVID-19 Pandemic situation and Vaccination Program in India

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today chaired a high-level meeting to review the COVID-19 Pandemic situation and vaccination program in the country. The Prime Minister directed that for sustainable COVID-19 management, awareness of the community and its involvement is paramount and there is a need to continue Jan Bhagidari and Jan ... Read More »

Sankalp Se Siddhi – Trifed’s Village And Digital Connect Drive Launched

Following the success of the Village and Digital connect initiative during which TRIFED’s regional officials across the country went to identified villages with a significant tribal population and supervised the implementation of the various programmes and initiatives earlier in 2021, TRIFED under Ministry of Tribal Affairs has now launched “Sankalp ... Read More »

India’s Vaccination Drive crosses the landmark of 7.5 Crore doses administered across the country

The cumulative number of COVID19 vaccine doses administered in the country stands at 7,59,79,651 today (through 11,99,125sessions) as per the provisional report till 7 am. These include 89,82,974 Health Care Workers (1st dose), 53,19,641 HCWs (2nd dose), 96,86,477 Front Line Workers (1st dose) and 40,97,510 FLWs (2nd Dose) and4,70,70,019 (1st Dose) and 8,23,030 (2nd dose) beneficiaries aged more than 45 years. The cumulative vaccination figure ... Read More »

Ministry of Labour & Employment set up Expert Committees for suggesting standards under the OSH&WC Code, 2020

The Occupational Safety, Health and Working Conditions (OSH&WC) Code, 2020 has been enacted after amalgamating of thirteen different labour legislations and to simplify the laws regulating the Occupational Safety, Health and Working Conditions in establishments. The Central Government has constituted Expert Committees comprising of industry and subject experts from both ... Read More »

Chamunda Mataji Temple – Chotila

Chotila is a small town having population of around 20,000 people and is a taluka head quarter of Surendranagar district, Gujarat. The Mataji temple is situated at the top of the Chotila Mountain. Chotila Mountain is around 1250 feet high and is located around 40 miles away from Rajkot, and ... Read More »

FIR against Haryana flyer for travelling despite being positive

Udaipur : Probably in a first in Rajasthan, Udaipur district administration has filed an FIR against a Haryana resident for violating the corona protocol and travelling despite being tested positive for COVID. The incharge deployed at Dabok airport to ensure the adherence of pandemic protocol has given a written complaint at the Dabok police ... Read More »

Petrol price cut by 18 paise, diesel by 17 paise

New Delhi: Petrol price was cut to Rs 90.99 a litre in Delhi from Rs 91.17 per litre, according to a price notification of state-owned fuel retailers. Diesel now comes for Rs 81.30 a litre in the national capital, down from Rs 81.47 previously. Rates have been reduced across the ... Read More »

Nine Compressed Biogas Plants Commissioned

Sustainable Alternative Towards Affordable Transportation (SATAT)” scheme was launched on October 01, 2018 wherein Oil and Gas Marketing Companies (OGMCs) are inviting Expression of Interest (EoI) from potential entrepreneur to procure Compressed Bio Gas (CBG). Under this scheme few of the enablers like assured price for offtake of CBG with ... Read More »

National Skill Development Corporation to bridge the skill gap

The Government of India had constituted a Committee known as Common Norms Committee (CNC) for providing recommendations on cost norms for skill development schemes/programmes implemented by Government of India. Common Norms Committee (CNC) for Skill Development Schemes has decided that 1.5% of the average training cost per trainee for 3 ... Read More »